Master Class with Belinda McGuire


Tuesday, March 12, 2019, 7:00pm to 9:00pm


Harvard Dance Center, 66 Garden St., Cambridge, MA
Image: Belinda McGuire. Photo credit: Jubal Battisti.As part of the Harvard Dance Center Master Class Series, Brooklyn-based choreographer, dancer, and artistic director of Belinda McGuire Dance Projects, Belinda McGuire. Ms. McGuire will teach a Limón-based class that will also explore phrase work excerpted from her own repertoire. Live accompaniment provided by musician Ryan Edwards. 

An intermediate/advanced level class for participants age 18+. Adventurous beginners are welcome. Open to observers! 

Participation is free, but due to limited class capacity, online registration is required for both participants and observers. 


Harvard Dance Center master classes are open to the Boston dance community and participation is free. If the class is full, priority is given to Harvard Undergraduate students. 

Harvard Dance Center Master Classes are supported by the Office for the Arts, Theater, Dance & Media, and the Provostial Fund for the Arts and Humanities at Harvard University. 

Belinda McGuire is an American-Canadian dancer, choreographer, and Artistic Director of Belinda McGuire Dance Projects, based in Brooklyn. Her choreography has been supported by the Bossak/Heilbron Charitable Foundation, Brooklyn Arts Council, Canada Council for the Arts, Ontario Arts Council, and presented across the United States, Canada, and Mexico. A former student of the Canadian Contemporary Dance Theatre, she completed her formal education at The Juilliard School.

Established in 2007, Belinda McGuire Dance Projects (BMDP) supports the research, development, production, and presentation of international and collaborative multidisciplinary dance performance as a means to stimulate the conscientious capacity of wide-ranging publics through exposure to creative experimentation and artistic excellence. Through BMDP, Belinda has commissioned and performed in world premieres by Kate Alton, Sylvain Émard, Andrea Miller, Sharon Moore, Idan Sharabi, Doug Varone, and Emio Greco | Pieter C. Scholten. In 2013, she was nominated for a Dora Mavor Moore Award for Outstanding Performance in The Heist Project. Additionally, Belinda has performed as a company member for Doug Varone and Dancers, Gallim Dance, the Lar Lubovitch Dance Company, Anne Plamondon, Joshua Beamish/MOVETHECOMPANY and The José Limón Dance Company, appearing on stages across Brazil, China, Italy, Mexico, Switzerland, Thailand, and the United States. 

Persons with disabilities are encouraged to participate in all Harvard Dance Center programs and activities. If you anticipate needing any type of accommodation or have questions about the physical access provided, please contact the Dance Office at 617-495-8683 in advance of your participation or visit. The Harvard Dance Center is accessible for individuals using wheelchairs. 

Image: Belinda McGuire, Photo Credit: Jubal Battisti